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2 edition of Navajo rugs found in the catalog.

Navajo rugs

Gilbert S. Maxwell

Navajo rugs

past, present & future

by Gilbert S. Maxwell

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Best-West Publications in Palm Desert, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navajo Indians,
  • Indian textile fabrics -- North America

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 69-72.

    Statementby Gilbert S. Maxwell ; in collaboration with Eugene L. Conrotto.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14297769M

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